Looking for Local Cancer Charities to Support?

Like other cancer charities in the Dubuque, IA area, the Avery Foundation depends on the generous support of donors to provide financial help for cancer patients. We're fortunate to be working with many individuals and organizations who believe in our cause.

In 2020, the Avery Foundation raised enough money to award 89 grants to cancer patients and their families in the tri-state area. These grants provided money for travel expenses, food and lodging.

With your continued support, we can award even more grants in the years to come. If you're eager to get involved with local cancer charities, donate to the Avery Foundation today.

Support Dubuque, IA and Tri-State Cancer Patients and Their Families Financially

Find out how we'll use your generous donations to help others

Cancer treatments are some of the biggest out-of-pocket expenses that patients pay. However, travel to and from treatment centers can take a bite out of cancer patients' savings. The Avery Foundation uses generous donations to help alleviate that financial burden.

Our Dubuque, IA-based non-profit organization provides grants to cancer patients throughout the tri-state area. Generous donations from donors just like you help families pay for...

Gas, especially when traveling to treatment centers out of town

Gas, especially when traveling to treatment centers out of town

Lodging, including extended hotel stays

Lodging, including extended hotel stays

Meals for the whole family

Meals for the whole family

Contact us today to learn more about how we provide financial help for cancer patients.

Every donation helps

Every donation helps

The Avery Foundation was established in memory of our founder's brother and sister, who passed away from cancer. We understand firsthand how a cancer diagnosis can impact a family. With your help, we can be a rainbow in a cancer patient's stormy clouds.

Join us in providing financial help for cancer patients in the Dubuque, IA and Tri-State area. Donate to the Avery Foundation today.

Avery Foundation joins AmazonSmile

Avery Foundation joins AmazonSmile

AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support the Avery Foundation every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at smile.amazon.com, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as Amazon.com, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate .5% of the purchase price to the Foundation.


To shop at AmazonSmile simply go to smile.amazon.com from the web browser on your computer or mobile device.


You use the same account on Amazon.com and AmazonSmile. Your shopping cart, Wish List, wedding or baby registry, and other account settings are also the same.
On your first visit to AmazonSmile smile.amazon.com, you need to select Avery Foundation to receive donations from eligible purchases before you begin shopping. We will remember your selection, and then every eligible purchase you make at smile.amazon.com will result in a donation.

Red Bull joins our team to knock out cancer as a Cornerstone Donor with a 3 year commitment! Thanks Voss Distributing of Iowa, Nebraska & South Dakota!

Click on our generous donors logo to see what they can do for you!